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2020
November
26,
2020
| 08:43 AM America/Chicago
The year 2020 will be well remembered by the McCandless family — yet not in the shiniest of terms. It has been filled with a diagnosis of breast cancer for my spouse, followed by treatment over six months and now recovery and strengthening. The thank...
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September
23,
2020
| 15:26 PM America/Chicago
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas Legislative Interim. ...
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September
16,
2020
| 13:17 PM America/Chicago
The 2020 Walk to End Alzheimer’s is Saturday, October 24. Alzheimer’s affects the family and caregivers in ways not many can fully comprehend. You come to understand that as the days go by, you will see less and less glimpses of the real person behin...
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August
25,
2020
| 17:16 PM America/Chicago
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas Legislative Interim. ...
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August
21,
2020
| 09:38 AM America/Chicago
Each new decade, the United States Census Bureau conducts a census to make sure we have an accurate population count, as required by the U.S. Consitutuion. Those results are used to make important funding decisions for dozens of federal programs, inc...
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August
20,
2020
| 17:23 PM America/Chicago
On Aug. 20, the City of San Antonio City Council approved a resolution titled "Declaring Racism A Public Health Crisis And to Establish Stronger Efforts to Promote Racial Equity in San Antonio." After laying out the historical and data-based reasonin...
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August
11,
2020
| 16:12 PM America/Chicago
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas Legislative Interim. ...
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August
07,
2020
| 16:07 PM America/Chicago
Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. provided two San Antonio youths with a unique opportunity to gain real-world work experience from our experts during this year’s San Antonio Works Summer Internship Program, which started on July 6...
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July
31,
2020
| 13:59 PM America/Chicago
Are you spending any time outdoors this summer? Summer is usually a time when most of us like going outside more often. However, due to COVID-19, for many who planned on heading to the beach, theme parks, or participating in outdoor sports and birthd...
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July
28,
2020
| 16:22 PM America/Chicago
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas Legislative Interim. ...
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July
16,
2020
| 16:34 PM America/Chicago
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas Legislative Interim. ...
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July
15,
2020
| 12:03 PM America/Chicago
There are few organizations in San Antonio with a history as storied or impactful as Family Service Association. The nonprofit organization was originally founded in 1903 as the Charity Association of San Antonio. ...
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May
11,
2020
| 11:59 AM America/Chicago
Laura Merrill, Assistant to the Bishop and Director of Clergy Excellence at the Rio Texas Conference of the United Methodist Church, wrote a letter of thanks to the Wesley Nurses in honor of National Nurses Week.  ...
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May
09,
2020
| 09:07 AM America/Chicago
This week is recognized as National Nurses Week, but 2020 is also the Year of the Nurse—apropos for a year defined by a pandemic—but also the year which marks 200 years since the birth of Florence Nightingale, who pioneered modern nursing.  ...
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April
08,
2020
| 11:22 AM America/Chicago
If you’re one of the millions of parents staying with your children during this challenging season in our world, there’s things you can do to help ease tension and stress, as you try juggling work and family. ...
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April
02,
2020
| 14:23 PM America/Chicago
The news can become overwhelming – causing stress, fear, and anxiety in these uncertain times. These feelings can escalate quickly if not effectively managed, according to Celina Gonzalez, a behavioral health counselor at Methodist Healthcare Ministr...
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February
18,
2020
| 12:03 PM America/Chicago
There are few organizations in San Antonio with a history as storied or impactful as Family Service Association. The nonprofit organization was originally founded in 1903 as the Charity Association of San Antonio. ...
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February
11,
2020
| 14:27 PM America/Chicago
One of Methodist Healthcare Ministries’ main focuses moving forward is to support resilient families. According to the Buncombe ACE Learning Collaborative, resilience is the ability to adapt well, or “bounce back” in response to difficult life events...
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January
11,
2020
| 11:39 AM America/Chicago
On January 11, 1995, Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. was founded and began its mission of “Serving Humanity to Honor God.”We are incredibly proud of where we’ve been and excited for what’s ahead. We look forward to the future, as...
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January
10,
2020
| 17:17 PM America/Chicago
Dear Dianne, you were the first team member employed by Methodist Healthcare Ministries — the same year this organization began its mission of “Serving Humanity to Honor God.” Your eyes have seen so much through the years. You were there when Methodi...
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2019
December
26,
2019
| 15:04 PM America/Chicago
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas 86th Legislative Session. ...
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December
16,
2019
| 17:06 PM America/Chicago
The holidays are a joyful time of the year for many, but it can be a difficult one for others, especially after experiencing loss. Grief can be overwhelming for some people, which not only impacts your emotional health, but it can also impact you phy...
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December
03,
2019
| 08:48 AM America/Chicago
Launched in 2015, the BUILD Health Challenge is a visionary funding collaborative designed to support local community partnerships. Its goal is to improve the overall health of local residents experiencing significant obstacles to health and health d...
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November
27,
2019
| 12:37 PM America/Chicago
On Wednesday, November 27, Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas hosted its annual Thanksgiving Luncheon for the community around our Wesley Health & Wellness Center on the Southwest side of San Antonio. ...
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November
08,
2019
| 14:20 PM America/Chicago
Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.’s Senior Vice President of Dental Services, Dr. Philip Brown, has been inducted as a Fellow of the International College of Dentists (ICD).  ...
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October
31,
2019
| 10:17 AM America/Chicago
Having access to clean, potable water, indoor plumbing and a wastewater system is something many Texans take for granted. However, thousands of Texans, mostly living along the Texas-Mexico border in colonias lack these basic amenities. ...
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September
20,
2019
| 07:22 AM America/Chicago
Corporate Headquarters Open Delay: our Corporate office is now open. Thank you for your patience. ...
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September
18,
2019
| 13:02 PM America/Chicago
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas 86th Legislative Session. ...
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August
21,
2019
| 17:27 PM America/Chicago
San Antonio area clinics will be closed on Thursday, Aug. 22 for regular monthly staff trainings.  ...
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August
06,
2019
| 16:14 PM America/Chicago
It's been a little over ten months since I joined Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. as President & CEO. It has been an incredible experience so far and I am constantly excited and impressed by the team members and partners I’ve bee...
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